Lost City Arts

New York, NY

About Lost City Arts

Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.

Lost City Arts

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21st Century Denmark Mounted Objects
A wonderful collection of seashore stones gathered from the Danish shores. The stones are displayed on simple brass armatures. May be purchased as group or individually. The measurem...
Curtis Jere
2010- United States Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Steel, Glass
Based on a Mid-Century design this table was most likely originally produced by Silas Seandel or Curtis Jere.
Hans Harti
2010- United States Chaise Longues
Textile, Wood
Originally designed by Hans Hartl, 1960s. This lounge is a dynamic and ultra-modern interpretation of a classic fainting lounge. The long, deeply channeled cushioning, perfectly cont...
Max Ingrand
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Wall Lights and Sconces
Wonderful pair of bevel cut and frosted glass sconces that have been rewired with American candelabra sockets.
Vittorio Nobili
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs
Steel, Ash, Mahogany
A striking set of highly desirable Medea chairs with ashwood fronts and mahogany wood backs. The set of six has been beautifully restored including replacement black leather seat cus...
Jean Boris Lacroix
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Brass, Steel
From his numerous creations, his lamps were the most famous. In 1927, his work including chandeliers, sconces and lamps, was exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Décorateurs and the '...
Aldo Tura
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Goatskin, Wood
Tura's work at times takes on a quality of functional art. This lamp is no exception having a beautiful sculptural form. The parchment lamp diffuser creates a warm pleasing glow.
Melvin Lindquist
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Vases
Melvin Lindquist began turning in the 1930s as a vertical turret lathe operator for the General Electric Company. In his shop at home, he began an exploration of the vase form throug...
Jens Quistgaard
Vintage 1970-1979 Denmark Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Teak
An incredibly versatile desk that can be used as a partners desk or simply as a desk with generous storage and organizational possibilities.
Edmund Spence
Vintage 1950-1959 Sweden Scandinavian Modern Dressers
The furniture designed by Edmond Spence is always recognizable for it's distinctively different style. These chests have substantial storage capacity.
Angelo Lelli
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Stainless Steel, Chrome, Acrylic
A rare and amazingly versatile table lamp by famed lighting designer Angelo Lelii. The work has been reviewed by the Arredoluce Archive.
Poul Henningsen
Vintage 1940-1949 Denmark Table Lamps
Brass, Glass
A wonderfully petite table lamp designed by Poul Henningsen. A sophisticated little lamp with a lot of charm. The amber glass and dark bronzed metal gives the lamp a dignified look a...

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